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A statement from the Vatican today described the latest meeting of the Council of Cardinals, set to conclude this evening, as "free, frank and friendly." The nine-member council of advisors to Pope Francis was meeting at the Casa Santa Marta. Their next round of discussions are scheduledfor September15-17, Dece...read more
Articles from section "Curia"
According to a communique issued today by the Vatican press office, Pope Francis presided at a meeting of the heads of the dicasteries of the Roman Curia this morning. The meeting focused on …read more
Cardinal George Pell, Archbishop of Sydney, Australia, has said he is “deeply honoured” to be appointed prefect of the newly created Secretariat for the Economy. The Vatican announced …read more
The president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Cardinal Peter Turkson, has said hunger and malnourishment are tragic, horrendous and scandalous and must be urgently addressed …read more
The second day of the Plenary Assembly of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) was marked by the visit of Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga, archbishop of Tegucigalpa, …read more
Francis has askedCardinal Agostino Vallini to continue as the vicar general for the Diocese of Rome. This was confirmed in a Latin-language letter dated May 18 and published by the Vatican on …read more